Next-Gen Annuity Leadership Award

Help us identify the industry’s up-and-coming leaders

As our products and our distribution evolve, the faces across our industry are also changing. Who do you know that embodies the “next generation” of annuity leadership? The Next-Gen Annuity Leadership Award is an extraordinary honor that recognizes individuals for their outstanding contributions in supporting and elevating the messaging around the need for a secure retirement. Qualifications for recipients of this award are as follows:

  • NAFA members under the age of 40, including employees of Premier Partner and Affiliate Partner member companies
  • Professionals who have contributed specific achievements to the annuity marketplace
  • Established leaders who possess a strong history of innovation in our field, outstanding performance in their business, and a clear track record of meaningful involvement both within NAFA and throughout the retirement industry
  • Individuals who personify professionalism, who are blazing a trail for their peers and those that follow, and who are well positioned to leave a lasting impact for years to come





2021 Recipients

  • Amanda Adams, Tarkenton Financial

  • Jay Brown, Delaware Life

  • Alexia Holt, The Standard

  • Kevin Mechtley, North American

  • Skylar Roehl, S&P Dow Jones Indices